Symptoms of SIBO & Best 3 Bacterial Overgrowth Treatment Options

symptoms of SIBO

What Causes SIBO? Many symptoms of SIBO are often confused with those generally associated with some other disease. Clarity on what causes SIBO can lead to a better understanding of the condition known as small intestinal bacterial overgrowth which may present symptoms very similar to other diseases and conditions. Normally, the bacterial count in the small intestine is quite low, i.e. 105 per ml or less. When there is an excess of naturally occurring intestinal bacteria in the small intestine, SIBO (small intestinal bacterial overgrowth) happens. Blind loop syndrome is sometimes used to describe the condition. Bacteria are found in both the large and small intestines and are essential for the normal …

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Constipation Bloating: How Can Constipation Cause Painful Bloating?

What is Constipation Bloating? Put in the simplest term, constipation bloating is when constipation leaves one feeling bloated. Bloating, however, can be caused by either constipation or a variety of other reasons. What is Constipation? Normal bowel movement differs from person to person as some people have 3 bowel movements a day and others 3 times a week. When a person, however, has bowel movements less than 3 times a week, they are normally considered to be suffering from constipation. Constipation happens when stool moves through the digestive tract too slowly. As a result, the stool becomes harder and drier because the colon absorbs too much water from the stool, …

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